U.N. chief raises issue of Xinjiang’s Uighurs during China visit

FILE PHOTO: Chinese President Xi Jinping meets United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres during the Second Belt and Road Forum at the Great Hall of the People on April 26, 2019 in Beijing, China. Andrea Verdelli/Pool via REUTERS

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres raised the plight of Muslims in China‚Äôs Xinjiang region during a visit to Beijing last week, a U.N. spokesman said on Monday. China has faced growing international condemnation for what it calls re-education and training centers in the remote western region. Activists say they are mass […]

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